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How Often Should I Worm My Horse?

Stage of Life Worming Programs

Foal | Broodmare | Young Horse under 3 | Older Horse Over 20

Choose the worming program for stage of of your horse's life. (first row)

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Risk of Worm Burden Worming Programs

Mature Horse 3-19 years

Choose a rotational worming program based on the risk of worm burden for your horse. (second row) Don't know your risk? Visit this page to help you choose. 

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Evidence Based Worming Programs

Fecal Egg Count

We recommend a fecal egg count (FEC) to determine your individual horse and property's needs. Download the FEC kit, send us a sample, receive a FEC and choose the appropriate worming program.

REFERENCE:

EasyWormer suggested worming programs have been developed from the following references:

  • The American Association of Equine Practitioner (AAEP) parasite control guidelines (2013)
  • NSW Department of Primary Industries Primefacts – Worm control in horses (2010)
  • RIRDC Macrocyclic Lactone Resistance on Australian Horse Farms (2015)
  • U-Vet Equine Centre Werribee Deworming Horses June 2017